Certificate of Achievement in Agriculture Technology
This certificate prepares students for entry-level employment in the field of Agriculture Technology. Students completing this certificate will acquire the ability to use tools and equipment necessary for use in modern farming operations.
- List and demonstrate safe work habits.
- Demonstrate and list basic engine operations, both for small and large agriculture equipment.
- Define and demonstrate basic fabrication and SMAW welding skills.
Upon successful completion of this certificate, students will be prepared for employment in the following fields: general agriculture, sales and service of agriculture equipment, equipment manufacturing, ag mechanics and welding.
|REQUIRED CERTIFICATE COURSES||13|
|AGTC 106||Agriculture Welding||3|
|AGTC 210||Ag Project Construction||3|
|AGTC 225||Outdoor Power Equipment Applic||2|
|WELD 162||Shielded Metal Arc Welding||4|
|WEXP 193 F||Agriculture Wrk Exp-1st Sem||1|
Select five units from the following courses:
|AG 110||Ag Leadership||3|
|AGMT 108||AG Business Computer Apps||3|
|AGTC 202||Farm Equipment Construction||3|
|AGTC 212||Welding Power Sources/Applicat||1|
The Certificate of Achievement requirements include completion of the certificate courses with a “C” or better grade in each course. Required and support courses may be substituted with the approval of the Agriculture Division Chair.
NOTE: AGTC 225 is a 3 unit course starting Fall 2019.